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Pancakes, Mixing Bowls, and Baking Powder, Oh My!

The latest and greatest STEM Challenge of all  time! I had this Brain Pop one night. It happens to me all the time- just random thoughts of greatness. Usually. I mean, sometimes, I think of great things and then they become a disaster. One day I will have to tell you about letting kids shave ... READ the POST

Are you looking for something crafty?

This blog post has been updated to help you if you are looking for this: So, keep reading and I will tell you the story behind that "window frame"! First, you need to know that this post in its original format was a link-up with other teachers. And that link up included images and random ... READ the POST

Chemicals in the STEM Lab

Does your grade have a chemicals standard? There is likely some connection to chemicals in your Science standards lists. Maybe, solutions and suspensions, or chemical vs. physical reactions. If you have anything similar to these then I have a resource for you! This fabulous study can be ... READ the POST

Book in a Bag Project – A Book Report Alternative

A long time ago I started this blog as a way of showing the parents of my students photos of projects. The blog, of course, evolved into something completely different over time. However, this post about our Book in a Bag projects remains a most-viewed post. Enjoy and there is a surprise at the ... READ the POST

Pinterest Tips That Really Work

Do you love Pinterest? What about Pinterest fails? I know there's a whole section of Pinterest boards just for things people have seen and tried and made a mess of! It's actually quite funny and meant in good spirit! Anyway, this post is all about Pinterest things I tried and THEY WORKED! And, ... READ the POST

Pinterest – Easy Ideas to Try

I had a brain pop last night while perusing Pinterest and decided to devote this day's posting to all the ideas I have grabbed and tried- successfully I might add! It is just completely wonderful to have Pinterest as a resource for ideas we can see, adapt, copy, and put into use. So here are some of ... READ the POST